Rufous Hummingbird

Red-Headed Woodpeckers at Bok Tower

October 29, 2014 - The other bird of note at Bok Tower right now is a Rufous Hummingbird....  If you look at the range maps for the Rufous Hummingbird at the Cornell Lab of Ornithology, the typical range is the west coast of the United States....  I would guess that this is the same Rufous…... Read more

Rufous Hummingbird

Bok Tower in Bloom

September 23, 2013 -  There was also a Rufous Hummingbird that visited there last year, and I was curious to see if one had returned this year.... Read more

For My Mom

October 10, 2012 - ...Happy B-Day to my mom! Here are the hummer pictures I promised you from Bok. As you can see, our juvie Rufous is turning into a little boy. Look at the red under his throat! He continues to guard the firebushes from the other hummingbirds. I took a little video of him on one of […] Read more